Curragh Athletic FC in Killygordon kicked off their 2023 strolling soccer programme this week by welcoming again some acquainted faces from down by means of the years.
No doubt the star look was Brian Doherty (major pic, again row third from left) whose image on the 1971 staff nonetheless stands proudly throughout the historical past cupboard throughout the clubhouse.
The once-nippy winger, actually, walked by means of the opposition on quite a few events, tapping in a hat-trick of targets.
Strolling soccer is turning into extremely popular all through Eire, and certainly Europe, with
a number of tournaments being organised in lots of venues. It’s very a lot the brand new well being and well-being occasion, notably for males who’ve performed a little bit of footie of their day. They’ll now meet and socialise whereas perhaps incorporating just a few talks afterwards round well being and well-being as properly in fact the crucial topic of soccer.
“The principle exercise is taking part in soccer, however really it’s actually very far more of a social occasion for folks (women and men) to fulfill and socialise,” a Curragh AFC spokesperson mentioned.
Curragh’s strolling soccer programme is Tuesday mornings 10am -12noon (Over 50’s) and Fridays 6pm – 8pm (Over 40s).
For extra data, contact any membership member or take a look at the Curragh Athletic Fb web page.
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